It’s hard to believe that it’s May already, and the 2020 Holden Beach Concert Series will begin soon. This year you and your family can stay in one of our Holden Beach vacation rentals and will be able to enjoy live music. Holden Beach is an excellent destination to vacation with your family, and there are many things you can do together. Let’s look below at the details of the 2020 Holden Beach Concert Series.
2020 Holden Beach Concert Series Lineup
May 24th – Steve Owens & Summertime
May 31st – Band of Oz
Jun2 7th – Cat5 Band
June 14th – The Extraordinaires
June 21st – North Tower
June 28th – The Main Event Band
July 5th – The Tams
July 12th – Jim Quick & Coastline
July 19th – Blackwater Rhythm & Blues
July 26th – The Embers featuring Craig Woolard
August 2nd – Carolina Breakers
August 9th – Too Much Sylvia
August 16th – Tim Clark
August 23rd – The Entertainers
August 30th – Gary Lowder & Smokin’ Hot
September 6th – The Imitations
A Little More Information on the Concert Series
The Holden Beach Concert Series has been going on for years,
and it’s where you and the family can go listen to live music for free. They
will be on every Sunday evening beginning at 6:30 pm and ending at 8:00 pm. Every
week the concerts will be held at the Pavilion that is under the Holden Beach
bridge. There will be refreshments for you and your family to purchase, so be
sure to bring some cash with you. When it’s time to head out to the concert,
bring your beach chairs or towels to sit on as you listen and dance together!
Summer is quickly coming, and now is the time to book your family vacation with us. We still have plenty of Holden Beach vacation rentals that will accommodate your whole family. We look forward to seeing you and your family this summer and hope to see you at the concerts too!
Do you and your family have a vacation to Holden Beach this summer and are looking for some fun things to do? If so, then we at Holden Beach Vacations can tell you about three things you can do with the family for free. Staying in one of our Holden Beach vacation rentals will keep you and your family close to where the fun is. Let’s look below at what those three things are you can do together as a family in Holden Beach for free.
Climb the Oak Island Lighthouse
Have you and your family ever visited the nearby Oak Island Lighthouse before? If not, then you are missing out on one of the best views in the area. Taking a tour of the lighthouse is how you will be able to climb to the top. And best yet, the tours are free! One of the things that we recommend to all of our guests is to make reservations for the tours. Since they are free, they do fill up quickly, and during the holidays, it could be hard to request. Be sure to take your camera with you and your phone so that you can capture the memories and views from the lighthouse.
Enjoy a Hidden Gem
Anytime you go on vacation with the family, sometimes
finding new places in the area is the best part. If you’re looking for a new
park to head to, then we suggest trying out Sailfish Street Park. Located along
the Intercoastal Waterway is where you will find this park along with another
park, Sanddollar Park. Both are hidden gems when it comes to parks where you
can watch boaters go by, fish a little, and enjoy the beach. You may even get
to see some dolphins come to say a quick hello and other cool wildlife. Spend
the day at one of these parks and see how your family likes them.
This activity that your family can do together and is free is to build a village of sandcastles. When staying in one of our Holden Beach vacation homes, your family will be close to the beach. For many of our staff remembers going to the beach with our families and building sandcastles. Give each one of the kids something to build with the sand and then take a fun video or picture with each castle. Think of all the new memories that will be made by just creating a sandcastle together on your next vacation!
While there are many other fun things that you can do for free in the area, these are the few we wanted to share with you. If you haven’t booked your next family vacation to visit this summer, now is the time. We can’t wait to see you and your family and hear all about the fun things you did!
Are you and your family vacationing to Holden Beach this Spring Break? If the answer is yes, then we at Holden Beach Vacations can tell you all the fun things you can do. Spring Break this year for many are between April 3rd through April 18th, 2020. Staying in one of our Holden Beach vacation rentals will keep you and your family close to where the fun is at. Let’s look below at a few of the fun things that are happening around Holden Beach this Spring Break.
Easter Egg Hunt
If your family is heading to the North Carolina Coast for Easter
this year, then you won’t want to miss the Annual Easter Egg Hunt. This year
the egg hunt will be held at William S. “Bill” Smith Park in Oak Island at
10:00 am. Each child who attends will have an opportunity to hunt for eggs
according to their age groups up to age 10. This is a free event and is one
that your family won’t want to miss this year on your Spring Break vacation.
Days at the Dock
If you are looking for a fun day that you can spend with
your family and friends in Holden Beach, then look no further. Head under the
bridge to enjoy a free festival that is happening on April 6, 2020. This fun
festival is perfect for the whole family and will include different arts &
crafts for the kids to do, kid’s activities that include a free kid’s area and
so much more. There will also be live entertainment and food that your family
can enjoy together. Just come and have a good time together making new
Your Spring Break vacation isn’t complete without spending some time at the Beach. Spend the day or a few days at the Beach while you soak up the sun and allow the kids to play in the surf. Let the kids build a few sandcastles or hunt for shells together. Bring a book and sit under the umbrella as you watch your kids play close by. Pack your lunch for the day and eat it with the family on the beach and getting to spend as much time as you can outdoors. Make new memories on this Spring Break vacation with the family!
While there are many other fun things happening this Spring Break on the North Carolina Coast and in Holden Beach, we wanted to share these with you. If you haven’t booked your next vacation with us at Holden Beach Vacations, now is the time. We look forward to seeing you and your family this April having the time of your lives!
Are you and your family coming to Holden Beach in January and are looking for fun things to do? We at Holden Beach Vacations can tell you all about the things that you can do together and make new memories together. Staying in one of our Holden Beach vacation rentals will keep you and your family close to where the fun is at. Let’s look below at a few things that your family can do while you’re on vacation to Holden Beach below.
Even though it may be January, fishing on Holden Beach is still
a fun thing that you can do either together as a family or an outing for one of
the kids. Some of the places that you can catch some fish are on the beach and
do some surf fishing, head over to the Holden Beach Fishing Pier or take a charter
fishing trip. The possibilities are endless when you go fishing with the family
while on your next vacation to Holden Beach!
Fun Dinner Shows
If your family is into eating dinner and enjoying some fun
entertainment, we suggest that you try out a few dinner shows. One of the shows
that many families love is Pirates Voyage in Myrtle Beach. Here you can talk like
a pirate and sing like a pirate and enjoy fun times together making new memories.
Another great one that many families love is at Medieval Times. Eat with your
hands and enjoy some pretty amazing food. And while you’re eating, sit back and
enjoy the jousting, horseback riding and interact with the show. This can be a fun
outing to enjoy and spend time together.
Enjoy the Beach
Spending time at the beach is what every family vacation to Holden Beach is about. Whether you have an oceanfront rental or a sound side rental, you will still have access to the beach. Bring the kids sand toys and let them build them the best sandcastle they can all while getting some much-needed energy out. Walk along the beach and collect seashells to bring home to remember your vacation. Sit back and enjoy the sunset together and just have a good time.
While there are many other things that you and the family can do while you are on vacation to Holden Beach in January, these are the few we wanted to share. If you haven’t booked your next vacation to stay in one of our Holden Beach vacation rentals, now is the time. We can’t wait to see your family on your next adventure to the beach!
Do you live in a state that gets a lot of snow during the winter months but you’re ready to take a quick vacation to Holden Beach? You’re in luck because while it may be cold and snowy back home, you will have pleasant weather down here. Staying in one of our Holden Beach vacation rentals will keep you and your family close to the shoreline and yet close enough to a golf course. If you and your family love to play a good game of golf or two together, then this getaway or vacation is just what you’re looking for this winter.
What Season is the Best to Golf?
Many have realized that during the summer months, it is a
little less desirable to go golfing in the afternoon. The reason being is that
it does get awfully warm during the day and can be a little too hot for the
whole family to join you. Instead coming during the fall & winter times seem
to be the ideal time to play golf. Even though it may be the wintertime, you
will still want to protect your skin from the elements including the sun. So be
sure to bring with you some sunblock, wear protective clothes and be sure to
drink plenty of water. This will help you and your family enjoy your vacation
to Holden Beach but going to the golf course can make it more fun.
Where’s the Green?
If you have never played golf while on vacation to Holden Beach before then you have been missing out on some fun. Not only will you not have to worry about it snowing during your game, you will find the weather is quite pleasant too. One of the closest golf courses to our area is going to be Lockwood Folly Country Club located in Supply, NC. This course is roughly a 15-minute drive from the island, and you will be able to see its gorgeous course. The course offers views of the Intracoastal Waterway and beautiful wildlife. Don’t miss this amazing course on your next vacation to Holden Beach with the family or friends.
Practice Makes Perfect
There are many great things about picking up the club if you’ve
never been golfing or haven’t played for quite some time. This is a great
activity that you can do with the whole family by getting some swing time at
the driving range. Another way to practice your swing is by heading over to
Fantasy Isle Mini Golf or Treasure Island Mini Golf for a few rounds with the
family. And if you didn’t bring your clubs with you on the vacation, then you
are able to drive to North Myrtle Beach where you can rent golf clubs for the
duration of your vacation. Either way you get to spend time with your friends
and family on this fun adventure to practice your swing!
No matter what the reason is for wanting to play a round or two of golf is while you vacation to Holden Beach, these are just a few suggestions. Staying in one of our Holden Beach vacation rentals will keep you and your family wanting to come back for more. Make this an annual trip each winter to escape the cold weather and freezing temps to play golf at the beach!
Fall has arrived on the North Carolina Coast but that doesn’t mean that you can’t still enjoy the warm sun, sand and the crisp air. Coming to Holden Beach during the fall months can be just as exciting as coming to the beach during the summer months. The beaches aren’t as crowded, and you can still have a great time with the kids. Staying in one of our Dog Friendly vacation rentals will keep your family together for some new memories to be made.
Spend More Time Outdoors
During the fall, the days are filled with school, work and going back and forth with the kids to activities. Coming to the beach during the fall will allow your family to go gadget free and enjoy more time outside. The beach is a great place where you and the family can enjoy the great outdoors by doing a few new things you’ve never done. A few of the things you can take advantage of in the area are the Battleship North Carolina, Fort Fisher State Historic Park and the NC Maritime Museum in Southport.
Celebrate a Holiday or Special Occasion
Celebrating a holiday or special occasion is another way
that you should book a vacation to Holden Beach. A few of the holidays that are
coming up are Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s which are all a great
reason to visit the area. Many of the local restaurants have special menus for
Thanksgiving Day dinners and even Christmas dinners. Celebrating these special
times with the family can become a new tradition for vacationing at Holden
Beach for years to come.
Did you know that when you go on vacation to the beach it
can help reduce stress? Vacationing is a great way that you can reduce stress
in your life. Many families who go on vacation may find that if they leave
their work at home and let go of using computers or handheld devices for the
week. This in return will allow them to relax, enjoy life and enjoy the quality
time they get having the week off of work. When they go back home and back to
work, they don’t seem so stressed out and they can enjoy life as usual.
Family Time is Important
Spending time with the family is very important for any
family. Often times at home it’s hard to get away from work, school or
activities to spend some quality time together. Vacations are important to all
families as they are able to relax and decompress from life at home. Spending the
day at the beach, watching the kids play in the sand and build castles and
while the parents are joining in. Just relax, let the kids have a good time and
enjoy time spent together will allow you to spend quality time together.
There are many other reasons why you should book a vacation
to Holden Beach today, but these are just a few reasons we thought you’d like.
If you still haven’t booked your next vacation to stay in one of our Holden
Beach Dog Friendly vacation rentals, now is the time. We can’t wait to see you
and your family on your next vacation as you sit back and relax!
Are you and your family taking a vacation to the Southern Coast of North Carolina in October? If the answer is yes, then we have to tell you about the fun events that are happening locally. Staying in one of our Condo rentals will keep you and your family close to where the fun is happening. Let’s look below at some of the fun events that are happening during the month of October on the coast.
39th Annual North Carolina Oyster Festival
The North Carolina Oyster Festival is well known to many who visit the area during the fall months. This is the 39th year that the festival has been going on and you won’t want to miss it this year. The North Carolina Oyster Festival is being hosted in Ocean Isle Beach which is just a short drive from Holden Beach on October 19th & 20th. There will be plenty of things that everyone in the family can enjoy such as arts & crafts, live entertainment and of course the one reason to visit, oysters. This is a festival that you will want to return to year after year for the amazing things you can enjoy at the 39th Annual North Carolina Oyster Festival!
Boo at the Beach
If you have kids in your family, then this event is for you.
The Town of Holden Beach is hosting “Boo at the Beach” this year and it’s an
event your kids are going to love. Happening on Saturday, October 19th
at the Pavilion is where you can bring the family for some trick or treating
fun. This event is from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm and is fun for everyone in the
family. Some of the fun things that will be happening at the event is carnival games
and candy. And to help make the day even better is they will be providing a
Free 5K Color Run beginning at 9:00 am. What a great day of fun to spend and
make new memories with the family together with joining in this fun event!
Fun Day at Sunset at Sunset Festival
Sunset Beach is hosting their very own fall festival this
year called “Sunset at Sunset Festival”. This is a community block party with
many local vendors and locals who like to celebrate fall at the beach. You can
get several things from this festival from food to live music there is
something for everyone in the family to enjoy. Plus you will be able to get
several different arts & crafts from local vendors to give as a gift or you
can keep them to remember this fun trip. This even will be happening on October
5th from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. Don’t miss this fun day spending it
with friends and family.
No matter what kind of event you’re looking for on your next family vacation, we can tell you these events above you won’t want to miss. If you haven’t booked your next family vacation to Holden Beach this October, now is the time. We can’t wait to see you and your family as you make new memories together by joining in the fun events happening locally!
Are you and your family headed to Holden Beach for a vacation soon? If the answer is yes, then we must tell you all about the family-friendly adventures that you can try in the area. From water-sports to checking out a lighthouse, there is something for the whole family. Staying with us in one of our Holden Beach vacation homes will keep your family close to where the fun is at. Let’s look below at a few of the family-friendly adventures in Holden Beach.
Have you ever tried something new that is fun and exciting with the kids before? We can tell you that finding things that even the teens in the family can be a little challenging when on vacation. But head over to Holden Beach Watersports and do something that you’ve never done before, rent a few jet skis. Your family can rent each jet ski for either ½ an hour or 1 hour and be sure to bring your camera with you. Of course, you don’t want to forget your swimsuits, towels, shades, and sunscreen before your time on the water. What a great new memory that every family can do when you visit the area!
All Hands-on Deck
Another fun day is heading to Wilmington for a quick trip onboard the Battleship North Carolina. This is a wonderful day trip and even a great educational trip too that all families love to check out. What was once used in combat during World War II is now a great local attraction that many loves to climb aboard. Here your family can step back in time as they learn of the history of the ship and become part of the crew for the day. Then when finished exploring the ship for the day, head over across the bridge and check out the waterfront of Downtown Wilmington. Don’t let this adventure slip by as your family can learn all about the Battleship North Carolina!
Old Baldy Lighthouse
Many locals who love to try something new with their own family is heading over to Bald Head Island for the day. Here is where your family can check out Old Baldy Lighthouse which is located on Bald Head Island. To be able to access the island you will have to take the Ferry over to it and there are many things you can do while there. Not only can you check out the oldest lighthouse, but you can also take a tour. No matter what you find to do on the island, you will want to be sure to bring with you a backpack, sunscreen, hats for everyone in the family and a camera. This is where new memories are made forever, and your family will want to do this every year!
There are many other fun adventures that your family can do while you vacation to Holden Beach, but these are the few we thought you’d like. If you still haven’t made your Holden Beach vacation home reservation yet, now is the time. We can’t wait to see your family on your next family adventure to Holden Beach!
Do you and your family have a vacation planned to Holden Beach soon? Spending as much time with the kids while on your vacation can help you make new memories. Staying in one of our Oceanfront vacation rentals will keep your family close to the surf and sand. We have come up with a few beach activities that the whole family can enjoy below.
Build a Sandcastle Fort
Building a sandcastle is what many families love to do
together but why not do something a little different. You and your family can
build a sandcastle fort and make it fun for everyone. Grab the buckets and shovels
and little sandcastle molds and make a fort like nothing you’ve ever seen
before. Be sure to add a mote around the fort and add plenty of water to it.
This is a great way to make new memories with the family and something fun for
Hopscotch in the Sand
Play a classic hopping game with the family by the shore.
Use a piece of driftwood or a stick to draw the blogs along with their numbers.
You can use seashells as markers, and you can hop along the shore and play this
fun game. The sand may be a little hot so be sure to wear flip-flops or water
shoes to keep your feet from burning. What a great new tradition to play with
the family on your next vacation.
Bowling in the Sand
Enjoy a fun game of bowling to the beach by creating your
own bowling alley in the sand. Bring a small ball to the beach, draw the lane
with a stick and dig 10 holes in the shape of a triangle. After you have your
bowling alley made, it will be time to play a nice round or two of bowling with
the family on the beach. This can be played at any time of the day as your kids
get to enjoy bowling on their own lane, they made themselves.
Build a “Snowman” from Sand
While it’s not quite time for the cold and snow, but you can
still build a snowman from sand. With a bucket, sand, shovel and some ocean
water, you have all the items to build the perfect snowman. To add the finishing
touches to your snowman, have the kids collect shells and driftwood to add as
the face and arms. Be sure to have loads of fun and take as many pictures as
you can to capture the memories.
Build a Fort
Building forts or tents at home in the living room is always
fun for everyone, but why not bring that idea to the beach. Bring a small
blanket, sheet or a few good towels down on the beach along with some chairs.
Then help build a tent or fort on the beach and let the kid’s imaginations run
wild. This can be a great way to give the kids a little shade while enjoying
the sun and the sand.
There are many more fun family activities that you can do on the beach together, but these are just a few we’d share. If you haven’t made your reservations for your next family vacation to Holden Beach, check out our Oceanfront vacation rentals today. We can’t wait to see you and your family as you make new memories in Holden Beach!
Are you and your family vacationing to Holden Beach for the 4th of July celebrations? If the answer is yes, then you will be in for a treat here in Brunswick County. Many families love to come to Holden Beach every year to celebrate the fun holiday with their friends and family. Staying in one of our Holden Beach vacation rentals can help you save money and still have the whole family stay with you. Let’s take a look at what some of the fun things that you and your family can do while you stay with us below.
4th of July Celebration in Ocean Isle Beach
Head over to Ocean Isle Beach on Thursday, July 4th
where you and your family can watch the 4th of July Parade that will
be held at 10:00 am. Here you will be able to see the spectacular decorated floats,
golf carts, bicycles and more in which will be judged and awarded a prize. If you are in search of fireworks while you
are vacationing with us, then head over to Ocean Isle Beach Pier on July 3rd.
Don’t miss the fun that Ocean Isle Beach has to offer you on your next family vacation
to Holden Beach.
Southport 4th of July Festival
Every year the City of Southport has a wonderful 4th
of July celebration that begins on July 1st and ending on July 4th,
2019. Here you and your family will be able to enjoy several different things
such as the Flag Raising Ceremony, Veteran’s Recognition Ceremony and so much
more. There will be plenty of things for the kids to do as there will be
entertainment, games and even a pancake breakfast. Make visiting this festival
for years to come as there is something for everyone to celebrate!
Wilmington has some great fireworks display that you don’t want to miss this year. There are many different places where you and your family can sit down and relax to watch the annual 4th of July fireworks. One of the best places to sit and watch them would be at Battleship Park or even on the deck of the historic Battleship North Carolina. Bring a blanket or towel to sit down and enjoy the amazing display. Another great place to watch them is Riverfront Park near downtown. The fireworks will begin around 9:00 pm so come downtown and grab a quick bite to eat and go grab yourself a nice spot by the waterfront to watch the fireworks display. What a fun evening to spend in nearby Wilmington with the family.
While there are many other fireworks displays going on July 4th, these are the ones we thought you’d enjoy. If you still haven’t found a place to stay for your vacation, then check out some of these Holden Beach vacation rentals today. We look forward to seeing you and your family on your next vacation.
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